The Lonavla police have asked for unedited video footage from the Bigg Boss management to probe the allegations of assault by actor Arman Kohli on his co-participant and British actress- singer Sofia Hayat.
Police inspector Vishnu Pawar said that offence has been registered against Kohli under sections 324, 509, 506, 504 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). “Both Kohli and Hayat were participants in Bigg Boss Saath 7 reality show. We have not arrested Kohli yet because we are verifying the complaint first. For that we have contacted the Big Boss management to handover is unedited video footages on their set. We are yet to received the video footages,” said Pawar.
As per the complaint, Kohli allegedly hit Hayat with a wooden mop in the premises of Big Boss house in Lonavla on December 4. She, however, lodged a complaint against Kohli at the Santacruz police station on Wednesday. The complaint was later transferred to the Lonavla city police station.